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Expanding Service To Iraq

Siemens has expanded an existing service agreement with KAR Group in Iraq to provide comprehensive operations and maintenance (O&M) for two newly added SSC5-2000E power plant units at the Khormala plant in the Kurdistan...
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Electro-Mechanic Speed Control With New Veco-Drive

BY ROBERTA PRANDI Voith recently launched its Veco-Drive, a new family of variable speed drives that covers from 4 to 15 MW of a compressor’s rated shaft power with four frame sizes. Dr. Martin Tilscher, product...

Tug Power From Rolls

Rolls-Royce and Sanmar Shipyards in Turkey have signed a contract for the delivery of eight MTU Series 4000 engines for four new terminal tugs, including an option for a further four engines. The tugs will...

Efficiency Is The Keyword

BY IAN CAMERON A gas turbine overhaul, repair and maintenance company has grown its business significantly and announced a series of new appointments. Turbine Efficiency, which is based in Lincoln, England, was established in 2000 and...

Rolling In Some Rail Propulsion

Rail technology company Bombardier Transportation said its Chinese joint venture, Bombardier NUG Propulsion System Co. Ltd. (BNP), has signed two contracts with the Chinese New United Group (NUG) to provide Bombadier MITRAC (Modular Integrated TRACtion...

One Hundred Locomotives Going To German Railways

Siemens announced a framework agreement for the delivery of 100 locomotives to the freight transport division of the German railways, DB Cargo AG. At the closing of the contract, DB Cargo AG called up 60...

Wärtsilä Supplying 22 MW Power Plant To Morocco

Wärtsilä will supply a 22 MW baseload power plant to Morocco's state utility under an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract. The power plant consists of two Wärtsilä 46 engines, operating on heavy fuel oil...

Showing A Set Of Skills

BY IAN CAMERON Although best known for its ship repair and maintenance capabilities, United Kingdom company A&P Falmouth has recently completed a significant steam turbine overhaul contract that the company said highlights its capabilities in...
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Stena Line Takes Cat Onboard

Ferry operator Stena Line, Caterpillar Marine and Cat dealer Pon Power have entered into a digital partnership where the Cat Asset Intelligence solution will provide monitoring of multiple Stena new builds. The companies said the...

Cruising On Bergen

BY IAN CAMERON Bergen diesel engines from Rolls-Royce have been selected to power an expeditionary oceanic cruise ship for Portuguese based company Mystic Cruises. Rolls-Royce has signed a deal with WestSea Yard which is building the...

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